Birds in Winter

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Mon, 01/11/2021 - 5:30am to 7:00am
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It’s an irruption! We have an unusually large number of little birds in Oregon this winter, including finches and pine siskins. This episode of Folk Espresso features songs of birds and wings. Tune in to KBOO to listen to the show when it airs, or play it later from KBOO’s website.

Local and regional musicians in this show include: Jeni Foster; Creeping Time; Alex Sturbaum; Timberbound; The Old Yellers; Shanghaied on the Willamette; Merritt Herring; Sue Songer; Clyde Curley; Betsy Branch; Canote Brothers.

Other musicians in the show include: Tom Lewis; David Francey; Lee Murdock; Dougie MacLean; Forebitter; Dana Robinson; John Doyle; Mike & Peggy Seeger; Elizabeth Mitchell; Grey Larsen & Paddy League; Maria Fairchild; Delores Keane; Finest Kind; Erik Ian Walker & Joe Cunningham; John Reischman; Liz Carroll.

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Episode Playlist

  • Time
    5:31
    Artist
    David Francey
    Song
    Red-Winged Blackbird
    Album
    Torn Screen Door
    Label
    Laker Music
  • Time
    5:34
    Artist
    Erik Ian Walker and Joe Cunningham
    Song
    Red Wing
    Album
    Music for Squares
    Label
    Bottomfeeder Records
  • Time
    5:38
    Artist
    Jeni Foster
    Song
    Ravens Wings
    Album
    Flying By
    Label
  • Time
    5:41
    Artist
    Creeping Time
    Song
    Broken Wings
    Album
    Cheap American Lager
    Label
    Creeping Time
  • Time
    5:43
    Artist
    Dougie MacLean
    Song
    Broken Wings
    Album
    The Dougie MacLean Collection
    Label
  • Time
    5:48
    Artist
    Mike Seeger & Peggy Seeger
    Song
    Free Little Bird
    Album
    American Folk Songs For Children
    Label
    Rounder
  • Time
    5:50
    Artist
    Forebitter
    Song
    Wings of a Goney
    Album
    Unmooring
    Label
    Mystic Seaport
  • Time
    5:53
    Artist
    Timberbound
    Song
    Little Birdie
    Album
    Timberbound
    Label
    Timberbound
  • Time
    5:58
    Artist
    Elizabeth Mitchell
    Song
    Three Little Birds
    Album
    You Are My Little Bird
    Label
    Smithsonian Folkways Recordings
  • Time
    6:00
    Artist
    Alex Sturbaum
    Song
    Big Black Bird
    Album
    Loomings
    Label
    Alex Sturbaum
  • Time
    6:04
    Artist
    Finest Kind
    Song
    Blackest Crow
    Album
    Silks & Spices
    Label
  • Time
    6:08
    Artist
    Lee Murdock
    Song
    Under Night's Wing
    Album
    What About the Water
    Label
    Depot Recordings
  • Time
    6:13
    Artist
    The Old Yellers
    Song
    Red Bird Calling
    Album
    Ten from Town
    Label
    Independent
  • Time
    6:17
    Artist
    Shanghaied on the Willamette
    Song
    Wild Goose
    Album
    Tasting the Salt Air
    Label
    Shanghaied on the Willamette
  • Time
    6:20
    Artist
    Dana Robinson
    Song
    Redpoll
    Album
    Midnight Salvage
    Label
    ItsAboutMusic.com
  • Time
    6:23
    Artist
    John Reischman
    Song
    Little Pine Siskin
    Album
    Walk Along John
    Label
    Corvus
  • Time
    6:28
    Artist
    John Doyle
    Song
    Little Sparrow
    Album
    Shadow and Light
    Label
    Compass Records
  • Time
    6:32
    Artist
    Sue Songer, Clyde Curley, and Betsy Branch
    Song
    Ducks on the Pond
    Album
    A Portland Play Along Selection
    Label
  • Time
    6:34
    Artist
    Delores Keane
    Song
    The Night Owl (Homeward Turns)
    Album
    Night Owl
    Label
  • Time
    6:37
    Artist
    Grey Larsen & Paddy League
    Song
    The Thrush in the Straw/The Banks of Lough Gowna
    Album
    The Green House
    Label
    Sleepy Creek Music
  • Time
    6:42
    Artist
    Canote Brothers
    Song
    A Chicken Ain't Nothin' But a Bird
    Album
    Thinga-Ma-Jig
    Label
  • Time
    6:46
    Artist
    Merritt Herring
    Song
    All the Baby Chickens In the Garden
    Album
    Precious Memories
    Label
    self
  • Time
    6:49
    Artist
    Maria Fairchild
    Song
    Cluck Old Hen
    Album
    Who Will go With Me?
    Label
  • Time
    6:52
    Artist
    Tom Lewis
    Song
    A Sailor's Prayer
    Album
    Surfacing
    Label
  • Time
    6:56
    Artist
    Various Artists
    Song
    Angel Band
    Album
    O Brother, Where Art Thou? (Music from the Film) [Deluxe Edition]
    Label
    Lost Highway Records
  • Time
    6:58
    Artist
    Liz Carroll
    Song
    The Ugly Duckling
    Album
    Lost In the Loop
    Label
    Green Linnet

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